Tips for filling in your linkedin profile

Crystal Kendrick calls in with her tips for how to fill in your Linkedin profile and how she uses the site as a business tool. (download mp3) 1 min 30 sec

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“unemployed people should develop a communication strategy before they change their profiles and not immediately post status updates to lead unexpected audience to be most affected … profile should be written in the present tense and very key word rich”

Should you share your job search status?

Ever wondered if you should use those Linkedin or Facebook status updates to let people know you are job hunting? This author has an answer. (download mp3)

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This is Diane Compton online networking strategist…it’s important to know that it’s not considered a negative to openly share your job status

Hear whats new this week!

We have five interesting career shows this week. Download them individually or listen live.

Feel free to comment on any of our shows through our voicemail line at 203-816-0339. We may even play your comment on the air!

1. TOTAL PICTURE RADIO: Rewind09: $100K+ Job Search Advice with Kathy Simmons, President & CEO of NETSHARE (download mp3)

2. TOTAL PICTURE RADIO: Charee Klimek of Jobangels (download mp3)

3. CAREER SUCCESS RADIO: Job search across generations (download mp3)

4. DREAM JOB RADIO: Branding guru David Cohen joins Stephanie in studio (unavail)

5. SPECIAL BONUS EPISODE OF THE RECRUITING ANIMAL SHOW: with New Job, New You author Alexandra Levit (download mp3)

Oncology Careers on the Healthcare Jobcast

Welcome to Andrea Santiago’s Healthcare Jobcast! A short news segment on the world of healthcare careers.

This weeks episode: Oncology Careers

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Oncology is the medical specialty focusing on the treatment of cancer patients. With cancer being one of the leading health issues in the country, this is a very in-demand field that includes a wide variety of medical careers. Learn more in this week’s healthcare jobcast.

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Job hunting for grads, part 2

Maureen Mackey and Lu Guasco of Connecticut based Mackey & Guasco Staffing Associates led a group of more than 50 recent grads and their parents recently at the Fairfield Public library as part of their Jobs 2009 Series of speakers. Here is part 2, about 30 mins long. (download mp3)

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SimplyHired gets more ‘social’

Got some interesting news in our inbox today. SimplyHired is making job search results much more social with highlighted Linkedin contacts and better sharing options. SimplyHired is a sponsor of JobRadio.fm.

Simply Hired’s Who Do I Know® feature is the first integration with LinkedIn in the industry that instantly delivers an in-line view of your professional connections with potential employers. To activate the LinkedIn feature, click the “Who Do I Know” button at the top of the search results page and allow access to your LinkedIn account. Then, the names and photos of your professional connections appear automatically next to companies included in your results. Through this deep integration, SimplyHired.com encourages the referral hiring process through social networks, bringing traditional networking online.

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Jason Alba: the interviews

If youre a fan of JibberJobber, then you probably know its industrious founder Jason Alba. We thought we would hihlight some of his interviews from the past. You’ll find a ton of job search and Linkedin tips in these 3 interviews.

from coverage of CMA 2009

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from Career Communique (may not play on demand, try later)

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from Total Picture Radio

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Interview with an Entrepreneur: Conchtees.com

On jan 6th JobRadio.fm was the featured promotion over on iwearyourshirt.com…jason and evan who run the site asked their viewers to leave a comment on who among them has the most interesting job, jason and evan then picked a winner… that person is Alan Seales of ConchTees.com, and he joins us for this special edition of the podcast. (download mp3) or Play live:

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– we’ll get your website but first u also have a day job is that correct?

– what is your ecommerce site about?

– why did you start it

– what have you learned about ecommerce or starting a website that you might like to share with the listeners?

-any advice for others who might be considering starting their own ecommerce site?